Tag: Fuel

Fugawi .v. Volvo…?

What have these two companies got to do with each other …you may ask! Well, my buddy the “oil baron” took me out on his…

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Oil tanker piracy equal to 1/4 of Saudi daily output !

Somali pirates have hijacked the MV Sirius Star, the largest oil tanker yet to be seized by gangs operating off the off the Horn of…

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Electric cars today, electric yachts tomorrow?

The bottom line is that without the automotive industry we would not have efficient and affordable diesel engines for our boats. So monitoring the recent…

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Hybrid has got to be the “way forward”…

If you have read my blog recently then you will also realise that the question of the rising cost of diesel fuel has also been…

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Will you be filling your tank at the chip shop?

The process of converting vegetable oil into fuel is called Transesterification. Transesterification of a vegetable oil was conducted as early as 1853 by scientists E….

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